Gangaur Festival - Jaipur


Gangaur is one of the imperative celebrations in Rajasthan, which is praised a fortnight after Holi. It is maybe the main celebration in Rajasthan that is praised for 18 days. Celebrated to pay tribute to Goddess Paravati, Gangaur celebration is praised by the womenfolk of Rajasthan. On the event of the celebration, offerings are made to the Goddess Parvati. The celebration is viewed as a favorable event for youngsters to pick their life partners.

Though celebrated crosswise over Rajasthan, the celebration is a treat to watch in Jaipur and Udaipur. The celebration is praised with ceremony and show in Bikaner, Jodhpur and Jaisalmer. Amid the celebration, pictures of Gauri, the other name of Goddess Paravati and Shiva got Gan are taken out in brilliant processions.

Jaipur is a perfect spot to visit amid Gangaur celebration as the Lake City shows a great look on the event of the celebration. The parade to Pichola Lake is the highlight of the Gangaur celebration in Udaipur. The function pulls in various sightseers and local people. The entire occasion reaches an end with the presentation of eminent firecrackers on the bank of Pichola Lake.

At a promising hour toward the evening, a parade is taken out to a greenhouse, tank or a well with the pictures of Isar and Gauri, put on the heads of wedded ladies. Melodies are sung about the takeoff of Gauri to her spouse's home. The parade returns in the wake of offering water to the picture of Gauri, which confronts in reverse on the initial two days. On the last day, she confronts in the same heading as Isar and the parade closes with the dispatch of the considerable number of pictures in the waters of a tank or a well. The ladies offer goodbye to Gauri and turn their strides homewards with tears in their eyes and the Festival reaches an end.